Expression Of Thanks

In preparing this book, alongwith the Manasik-e-Hajj of stated Maraja’e:

Manasik-e-Hajj (Muhasha) published by the Mission of Respected Leader

‘Aara-ul-Maraja’e’ compiled by Ayatullah Iftikhari

Hujjatul Islam Wal-Muslimeen Hazrat Maulana Sadiq Hassan’s lectures and extracted English notes available at

‘Ahkam-e-Manasik-e-Hajj’ compiled by Al-Shaikh Salah Muhammad Al-As were highly utilized.

Respected Teacher Hujjatul Islam Wal-Muslimeen Maulana Ali Raza Swalehi suggested appropriate corrections & amendments.

Hujjatul Islam Wal-Muslimeen Maulana Nadir Sadiqi cooperated in getting few Fatawas from Qom.

Brother Raza Rizwani gave valuable advice and technical help.

I am grateful to my brother Abid Ali Dawoodani and his wife, sister Samana Abid Dawoodani for translating this work into English.

I am thankful to all of them and pray for them.

Our Lord! Accept from us this; verily You alone are the All-Hearing, the All-Knowing
For the sake of Prophet Muhammad (SAWW) & His Noble Descendents (AS)

Muhammad Raza Dawoodani.
(Birthdate of Janab-e-Fatima S.A.) 20th Jamadi-us-Sani 1431 AH
4th June, 2010 AD.